The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 127 113 149
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 4 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.16% 0.89% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.94% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 8
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
SQL DBA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2355 2124 2804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.31% 94.40% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1866 1823 2478
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Cambridgeshire region.

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -14 1 £50,000 +42.85% 1
SQL DBA
East of England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title.

1 34 (97.14%) SQL
1 34 (97.14%) SQL Server
2 19 (54.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (54.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (48.57%) T-SQL
3 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
4 16 (45.71%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (40.00%) Windows
6 12 (34.29%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (34.29%) DTS
6 12 (34.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (34.29%) Migration
6 12 (34.29%) Clustering
7 11 (31.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (31.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (25.71%) XML
9 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (20.00%) ITIL
9 7 (20.00%) MySQL
9 7 (20.00%) MCSE
9 7 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (20.00%) Database Security
9 7 (20.00%) Red Gate
10 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
11 5 (14.29%) Database Tuning
11 5 (14.29%) .NET
11 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
11 5 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
11 5 (14.29%) RDBMS

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (97.14%) SQL Server
2 19 (54.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (54.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (34.29%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (34.29%) DTS
3 12 (34.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (31.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 7 (20.00%) MySQL
6 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
7 5 (14.29%) RDBMS
8 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (8.57%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (2.86%) OLAP
9 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (8.57%) Banking
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) XML
2 5 (14.29%) .NET
3 3 (8.57%) ODBC
3 3 (8.57%) ADO.NET
3 3 (8.57%) CSS
3 3 (8.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) Replication
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Statistics
4 1 (2.86%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.71%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (34.29%) Migration
3 11 (31.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (20.00%) ITIL
4 7 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (20.00%) Database Security
5 5 (14.29%) Database Tuning
5 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 5 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (8.57%) ETL
6 3 (8.57%) High Availability
7 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.71%) ERP
7 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.86%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 34 (97.14%) SQL
2 17 (48.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.71%) VB
4 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (20.00%) MCSE
3 2 (5.71%) MCDBA
3 2 (5.71%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Red Gate
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) VMware